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Have you seen our “Summer Colonies of Southold” exhibit in the Mayne Gallery at the Maple Lane Complex yet? It’s only on display through Sept. 18.
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This year’s exhibition brings to life the stories of the summer colonies that emerged in Southold in the 1920s. You can explore the history of these colonies, including Beixedon Estates, Laughing Waters, Goose Bay Estates, Paradise Shores, and more. Memories of those who summered in the colonies are included in the exhibit as well as photographs, paintings, and ephemera.
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“Summer Colonies of Southold” will be on display Saturdays and Sundays from 1-4pm. Suggested admission is $5 per adult or $10 per family, which includes the grounds and historic buildings, as well as admission to the Nautical Museum at Horton Point Lighthouse.
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Please consider purchasing a raffle ticket to be entered for a chance to win some wonderful prizes in our Annual Summer Raffle. This year, the generously donated items include:
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-Two-Hour Sunset Cruise. Up to 6 people (Mon – Thurs).
Donated by Bali Bay Boat Charters. Value $1000
Wall Quilt. 38″ x 35″ with hanging pocket.
Handmade and donated by Tippy Case. Value of $300
Overnight Stay and Breakfast for two. Any weeknight Mon. through Thurs. Donated by The Inn at Orient. Value $500
-$600 Cash Prize
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You can purchase a $60 raffle ticket at our offices from 10am-2pm, Mon.- Fri., at 54325 Main Rd. Or call 631-765-5500. Please return check and ticket stub by 2pm, Aug. 29, 2022.
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Drawing will be held on Sept. 13, 2022 and winners will be notified.
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All proceeds benefit the museum.
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You’re invited to join us for a special Brick Dedication Ceremony on Sat., Sept. 10 at 11am when we’ll unveil the newest bricks added to our beautiful Brick Garden at the Maple Lane Complex.
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The Brick Garden serves as a wonderful tribute and lasting legacy in our town.
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Please feel free to join us!
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Or you can contact us if you are interested in purchasing a memorial brick
at info@southoldhistorical.org or 631-765-5500.
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Thank you.
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Thanks to all who attended our Annual Ice Cream Social this past weekend.
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There were children’s games, a bake sale, live music, antique cars, blacksmith demonstrations, print shop demonstrations, face painting and a raffle as part of the day’s fun and, of course, lots of ice cream!
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Special thanks to our volunteers and sponsors who made the event extra special!
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This image in our collection is of the Sound View Motel beachfront in 1963.
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You can see the beach was much wider then. The scene looks to be idyllic. The perfect place for a stroll along the water’s edge.   
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See more of our collection at:
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September 10
Brick Dedication Ceremony
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September 17
Revolutionary War Reenactment
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September 17
Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day
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October 1, 2
Antiques, Fine Art, and Crafts Fair
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Your gracious support allows Southold Historical Museum

to offer many free events throughout the year. Thank you!

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